Jadakiss

  1. Lil Wayne's Manager: 'Tha Carter IV' Release Date 'Not Changing'

    July 15, 2011 1:37 PM EDT On the day Lil Wayne debuted his mixtape (July 13), "Sorry 4 The Wait," his manager, Cortez "Tez" Bryant spoke with Billboard on what hip-hop aficionados are still waiting for, "Tha Carter IV." Lil Wayne Drops 'S ...

  2. New Orleans Rapper Magnolia Shorty Shot to Death

    December 21, 2010 12:00 AM EST A New Orleans rapper known as Magnolia Shorty was one of two people shot to death while sitting in a car. Renetta Lowe died Monday along with Jerome Hampton in a barrage of gunfire from what police described as several armed perpetrators driving b ...

  3. Rick Ross Debuts At No. 1 On Billboard 200 For Third Time

    April 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Rick Ross easily debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with "Deeper Than Rap" (Slip-N-Slide/Def Jam), shifting 158,000 in its first week. It's the third topper for the artist. His last set, 2008's "Trilla," bowed at No ...

  4. Jadakiss Previews Hard-Hitting 'Last Kiss'

    January 15, 2009 12:00 AM EST Jadakiss previewed his first album via Roc-a-fella/Def Jam, "The Last Kiss," for Billboard in a private listening Tuesday (January 13). Though the Yonkers, N.Y. MC is still recording and plans to continue until the last minute, "The ...

  5. Koch To Market D-Block Releases

    June 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Deal covers upcoming albums from hip-hop hitmakers. Koch Records has entered a marketing deal with D-Block Records. D-Block, home to Sheek Louch, Jadakiss, Styles P and J-Hood, will release several full-length albums and mix-tapes under the Koch f ...

  6. Sanctuary Urban Nabs Mario

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music World/Sanctuary Urban Management in Los Angeles has added R&B singer Mario to a roster of clients that includes Nelly, Destiny's Child, Jadakiss, Eve, Mary J. Blige, Angie Stone and Floetry. Music World/Sanctuary Urban Managemen ...

  7. Beats & Rhymes

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards melee. The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards ...

  8. Beats & Rhymes

    December 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards melee. The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards ...

  9. Beats & Rhymes

    December 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards melee. The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards ...

  10. Beats & Rhymes

    December 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards melee. The year's memorable moments in hip-hop include Jadakiss' collaboration, "Why," and the Vibe Awards ...

  11. Beats & Rhymes

    July 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Controversy over Jadakiss' single "Why?" has led some radio stations to play an edited version. Read Rashaun Hall's column. Controversy over Jadakiss' single "Why?" has led some radio stations to play an edited v ...

  12. Jadakiss Tops Billboard 200 With 'Death'

    June 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ruff Ryders' Jadakiss grabs the top spot on The Billboard 200 this week with his sophomore solo effort, "Kiss of Death" (Ruff Ryder/Interscope). Ruff Ryders' Jadakiss grabs the top spot on The Billboard 200 this week with his s ...

  13. Jadakiss Tops Billboard 200 With 'Death'

    June 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ruff Ryders' Jadakiss grabs the top spot on The Billboard 200 this week with his sophomore solo effort, "Kiss of Death" (Ruff Ryder/Interscope). Ruff Ryders' Jadakiss grabs the top spot on The Billboard 200 this week with his s ...

  14. Pop Gets Ruff Treatment

    May 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ruff Pop signs singer/songwriter LT. Hip-hop label Ruff Ryder Records has started a pop imprint. Ruff Pop's first signing is LT, a 23-year old singer/songwriter from Arizona. Her first single "This is Not About You" went to radio in ...